Jharkhand ("The land of forests") is a state in eastern India.The state shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Chhattisgarh to the west, Odisha to the south and West Bengal to the east.It is the 15th largest state by area, and the 14th largest by population. Hindi is the official language of the state.The city of Ranchi is its capital and Dumka its sub capital. The state is known for its waterfalls, hills and holy places;Baidyanath Dham, Parasnath and Rajrappa are major religious sites.The state was formed in 2000, from the territory that had previously been part of Bihar.
Leave Rules For Jharkhand
Here is a snapshot of various leave rules as per the Jharkhand Shops & Establishments Act.
|Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)||18 days||After 240 days of continuous service|
|Casual Leave (CL)||12 days||full pay every year|
|Sick Leave (SL)||12 days||half pay every year|
|Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward||45 days|
|Working hours in a day||9 hours|
|Total hours in a week||48 hours|
|Rest Interval||30 minutes||Rest after 5 hours of work|